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Breakfasts and luncheons at home

By SHORT

subjects: meals, breakfast, meals, lunch,

  • 1. Breakfasts and luncheons | at home | by Short | author of "Dinners at Home: How to Order, Cook, and | Serve Them."
    London: Kerby and Endean; 1880
    18.0 x 12.0 cm   Pp [i-iii] iv, [5-7] 8-111, [1] 2-8 [9-11] ads   Blue cloth with man dining at table on front
    GB:   LB   *OPo(F)  

    Printed on the title-page are the quotations ""Diet cures more than the Lancet." "He that would eat a good dinner, let him eat a good breakfast." #Handbook of proverbs."
    The preface is dated London, October 1879. The text is in two parts: recipes for breakfast dishes on pages 5-28, and luncheon dishes on pages 29-108.

  • 2. — [Title as first edition]
    London: Kerby and Endean; 1880
    18.0 x 12.0 cm   Pp [i-iii] iv, [5-7] 8-111, [1] 2-8 [9-11] ads   Blue cloth with man eating at table on front
    GB:   *LoEN   OB  

    This edition appears to be identical to the first except that "second edition" is printed on the front face of the binding.